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PM Tsipras in address at Chicago Council on Global Affairs: Greece has returned to growth

Greece has returned to growth, leaving behind it the crisis and the economic model that led to it, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Monday in his address at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. “Today, Greece is finally coming out [...]

Mitsotakis stresses Tsipras must make the most of his contacts with the US

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday stressed the need for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to make the most of his contacts with the US leadership in the United States. In a statement, Mitsotakis stressed that [...]

President Pavlopoulos: Unfortunately, Albania is undermining its accession course

President of Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos sent a message to Albania from the island of Corfu where he attends the events commemorating the first governor of modern Greece Ioannis Kapodistrias. “Ioannis Kapodistrias is the model of a [...]

Covernment sources: PM Tsipras’ visit to the US confirms that Greece has turned a page

Investments, the economy, security, regional developments and energy are the issues that will dominate a series of contacts and discussions between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and top US officials, investors, entrepreneurs and members of the [...]

Greece is a pillar of stability in its region, US Ambassador to Greece Pyatt says

“Greece is a pillar of stability in its region,” US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt said in a speech at the AUSA Convention Center in Washington DC, adding that the United States is working closely with Greece “to promote [...]

Tsipras: No tradition, no religion requires people to remain on the sidelines

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras defended the government’s draft bill on the legal recognition of gender identity in parliament on Monday, saying that no tradition can justify marginalizing people who want to determine their gender. “No [...]

President Pavlopoulos condemns call to violence against academic

President Prokopis Pavlopoulos has condemned a campaign inciting violence against a professor at Athens’s Panteion University after dozens of posters were pasted on walls and electrical poles in different parts of the city, showing a photograph [...]

Ministers of Greece, Cyprus and Egypt meeting in Cairo on Monday to discuss diaspora issues

The first trilateral meeting of Greece, Cyprus and Egypt on issues of the Greek diaspora will take place in Cairo on Monday, Deputy Minister of State for Coordinating Government Operations Terens Quick said, hailing the Greek-initiated meeting [...]

Informal EU member state leaders’ dinner in Tallinn a first step to decision making on Europe’s future

The informal European Union member-state leaders’ dinner on the future of the EU on Thursday evening in Tallinn, Estonia, in the context of the informal summit, was the first step to making decisions about the future of the EU. Prime Minister [...]

Pavlopoulos, Dijsselbloem agree to conclude third programme review as soon as possible

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos sent multiple messages during his meeting with Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem in Athens on Monday, including on the outcome of the German elections and the economic crisis. Pavlopoulos said that Dijsselbloem [...]